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Trade Advice Please.

Discussion in 'Fantasy Football' started by Dolfan66613, Sep 3, 2008.

  1. Dolfan66613

    Dolfan66613 Junior Member

    Mar 22, 2008
    Peyton Manning and Deangelo Williams for Adrian Peterson and Kyle Orton.

    Current Qbs: Peyton Manning
    Phillip Rivers
    Matt Schaub

    Current Rbs: Ricky Williams
    Selvin Young
    Larry Johnson
    Deangelo Williams

    I think I will be ok at Qb without Manning. Have been worried since draft day about my Rbs. They are very boom or bust types. Feel Peterson could really shore up that group. So is this a nobrainer or just say noway??
  2. rafael

    rafael Season Ticket Holder Club Member

    Apr 6, 2008
    I wouldn't do it. Though I agree you'd be ok w/o Manning, I don't trust AP enough to stay healthy. That's just based on my gut and the fact that AP was injured in 2007, 2006, 2005 and I believe multiple seasons while in HS (1999-2003). If you believe he'll stay healthy than yes it's a good trade.
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  3. slickj101

    slickj101 Is Water

    Dec 21, 2007
    I duno how reliable Peterson is. When hes on hes amazing, when hes not hes terrible. I had him last year and it was either a huge game for him or one that sunk me that week.

    If you like him then I would do it bc you have good depth at QB without Manning. Maybe try to get another player in the trade that you would actually start instead of Orton also. No point in accuiring him.
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  4. Dolfan66613

    Dolfan66613 Junior Member

    Mar 22, 2008
    His injury history is the mainthing that has kept me from pulling the trigger thus far. Looking at his and Mannings point totals from last year im leaning away from the trade. But I still have a day to decide. Going to try and get him to throw in another player maybe make it worth it.
  5. Striking

    Striking Junior Member

    Apr 21, 2008
    Aurora, Colorado
    Manning for Peterson straight up should be good enough. There is no reason at all to include additional RB depth.
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  6. Desides

    Desides Season Ticket Holder Club Member

    Nov 28, 2007
    Pembroke Pines, FL
    Don't do it. Peterson is up and down, and DeAngelo Williams will be more than serviceable this season.

    If you must trade Manning, do it for someone like Brian Westbrook.
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